Letters by Elisa Hatch

This exhibit presents two letters, held in Special Collections in the Thomas G. Carpenter Library at the University of North Florida, from Elisa Hatch to Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Comings in Greensboro, Vermont, dated 1842 and 1843. The author discusses her life in Jacksonville prior to Florida's admission to statehood, slavery, and racial relations in the region.


Marisa Pechillo